Director of Admission

Administrator / Full-Time

North Yarmouth Academy, Yarmouth, ME

North Yarmouth Academy seeks a full-time director of admission to begin work in the summer of 2024. NYA is an independent, college preparatory, coeducational day school serving 400 students toddler through grade 12 and postgraduate. This includes a population of 15-20 international and domestic homestay students each year. NYA is located in the coastal town of Yarmouth, Maine, 10 minutes from Portland and two hours from Boston.

The director of admission is responsible for the management and execution of all admission related initiatives for NYA. The director is a member of the senior leadership team and works closely with the head of school, director of marketing and communications, faculty, staff, students, and volunteers. The director is responsible for the design, implementation, and execution of a comprehensive admission plan that supports strategic priorities and the school’s mission. This includes oversight of the admission office, cultivation and recruitment of prospective students, outreach, yield, marketing with the support of the marketing and communication office, and admission related events.

In addition to relevant expertise and experience, the successful candidate must possess exceptional interpersonal skills working with faculty, staff, and prospective students and families along with a spirit of collaboration with all school constituencies. Ideal candidates will possess at least five years of experience in a position of school leadership and preferably admission experience in an independent school setting.

This is a full-time position with a competitive salary based on experience and a comprehensive benefits package including a tuition discount.

Interested candidates should forward a cover letter, resume, and a list of at least five references to with the subject line “Director of Admission” by July 14, 2024.

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North Yarmouth Academy

Yarmouth, ME
Infant / Toddler, Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle School, High School, Post Graduate
All Gender